Best Hanover Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,872 students in Hanover, PA.
The top ranked public high schools in Hanover, PA are Hanover Sr. High School and South Western Sr. High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hanover, PA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 79% (versus the Pennsylvania public high school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 48% statewide average). High schools in Hanover have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Pennsylvania public high schools.
Hanover, PA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Pennsylvania average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is South Western Sr. High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Pennsylvania or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public high school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Best Public High Schools in Hanover, PA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hanover Sr. High School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
401 Moul Ave
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 637-9000
Grades: 8-12
| 600 students
Rank: #22.
South Western Sr. High School
(Math: 83% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 Bowman Rd
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 633-4807
Grades: 9-12
| 1,272 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Hanover, PA?
The top ranked public high schools in Hanover, PA include Hanover Sr. High School and South Western Sr. High School.
How many public high schools are located in Hanover, PA?
2 public high schools are located in Hanover, PA.
What is the racial composition of students in Hanover, PA?
Hanover, PA public high schools minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public high schools average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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